Examples of headgear in a Sentence
The law requires cyclists to wear protective headgear.
Her preferred form of headgear is a big, floppy hat.
Recent Examples of headgear from the Web
Manny took a seat and waited as Sherwin prepared the laptop and Muraskin readied the headgear.
The hollow hat was also the signature bro headgear of the noughties, often worn upturned, complemented with bleached tips.
And then there was a white hat in the painting, prime headgear for Chambers, as well.
At High Fidelity, co-founder Philip Rosedale is developing technology for a similar online world accessed through two types of current-generation virtual reality headgear, the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive.
Hololens was part of the design language during that event, owing to its work on an admittedly simple mixed-reality game for the headgear called Mosquito.
Paleontologists have floated several ideas about what spurred the evolution of such elaborate headgear.
Two other products – headgear from Philips and a unique wearable from startup Spire – aren’t yet available for testing.
After strapping on the unorthodox headgear Gilday grabbed a plunger in each hand, and enlisted the audience to throw hula hoops at him, acting as a human ring toss.
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First Known Use of headgear
baseball cap, beret, biretta, boater, bonnet, bowler, cloche, cocked hat, cowboy hat, cowl, derby, fedora, fez, hard hat, helmet, high hat, homburg, hood, miter (or mitre), nightcap, panama, pillbox, porkpie hat, service cap, shako, silk hat, skullcap, sombrero, sou'wester, Stetson, stocking cap, stovepipe, sunbonnet, tam, tam-o'-shanter, ten-gallon hat, top hat, topper, toque, tricorne (or tricorn), turban, zucchetto;
HEADGEAR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of headgear for English Language Learners
: things (such as hats and helmets) that are worn on your head
HEADGEAR Defined for Kids
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